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The Birth of Flight: A History of the Wright Brothers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Orville and Wilbur Wright are two Americans credited with designing and constructing the world’s first successful airplane, as well as making the first controlled, motor-powered and sustained heavier-than-air human flight. While their first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina on December 17, 1912 was short (only 12 seconds) their impact on history would be long-lasting.
Sweetwater Gunslinger 201
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,910. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Meet "Sweetwater" and "Sundance" — two of the most outrageous and daring jet jockeys ever to sit behind the controls of an F-14. Assigned to the aircraft carrier Kitty Hawk, these boys are living life to the fullest: harassing Russian recon planes...raising hell on shore leave...testing the limits of their jets, their commanding officers, and their own reputations as the Navy's best.
Murder on the Outer Banks: The Methuselah Murders
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 102,490. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A trail of bodies from Frisco to Nags Head, North Carolina, leads Deputy Marla Easton and Sheriff Dugan Walton to the discovery of the Methuselah serum--a new drug designed by Dr. Sylvester Hopkins that reverses aging in human cells. A nefarious triumvirate of pharmaceutical CEOs known as "the Medical Mafia" wants the formula at any price. So do the FBI and the president of the United States.
The Healing Place--Prequel to Murder at Whalehead
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,230. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Scotch Ridge is a safe haven from the world until the day Nathan Kyler moves into the shack by the creek. Elijah Mulligan, a leader in the community, does not trust him. Reverend Byron Butler tries to befriend him. But Kyler is obsessed with a diabolical vision--human sacrifice. Who is the focus of Kyler's obsession? Christine Butler, the preacher's daughter.
The Wright Brothers: America's First Fliers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Wilbur and Orville Wright dreamed of flying. They designed, built and tested gliders. They studied wings and propellers. They designed and built an engine. After years of testing and a few crashes, they flew the first powered aircraft. This is the story of their life. Find out more about these brave men and how they came to create the World's first powered airplane that really flew.